• The Current Primrose Place

    Primrose Place (formerly known as Aurora Inn) was renovated in July of 2015. We have new doors, windows, furniture and all new beds and bedding. We offer FREE private parking and FREE wireless internet. Primrose Place is located just on the edge of downtown Bar Harbor and is within walking distance to all the fun things that make Bar Harbor one of the best resort towns in the country.
  • Location, location, location!

    Primrose Place is located in the heart of downtown Bar Harbor. When staying with us, you will be just a leisurely stroll away from all of the wonderful restaurants, shops, galleries, museums and activities that make Bar Harbor a world-class destination. Additionally, we are just a few minutes from the entrance to Acadia National Park (by car or the free Island Explorer bus) and its miles of renowned carriage roads for enjoying hiking, biking, running, leisurely walks and even carriage rides.
  • Owner

    The owner, Melissa Collier DeVos bought the former Aurora Inn in June of 2015. Melissa has been in the lodging business for 27 years. She and her family owned and operated the Bar Harbor Motel on Eden Street. In January of 2012 they sold the motel and Melissa purchased the Primrose Inn Bed and Breakfast and then in 2015 purchased the former Aurora Inn and renovated the property and changed the name to Primrose Place. Melissa and her staff look forward to serving the thousands of guests from all over the world and assist in their quest to relax and recharge.
  • Things To Do

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  • Meet Our Sister Property

    Our Sister Property, is the romantic Primrose Inn Bed and Breakfast. While our two properties are located side-by-side please note that breakfast and Primrose Inn amenities are not available for Primrose Place Guests. Read More
  • 1 The Current Primrose Place
  • 2 Location, location, location!
  • 3 Owner
  • 4 Things To Do
  • 5 Meet Our Sister Property
Primrose Place, Bar Harbor, Maine


Primrose Place offers comfortable rooms in the heart of the Bar Harbor historic district at an affordable price. The rooms at Primrose Place are all non-smoking and air-conditioned. Rooms are ground level with drive up parking.

Choose accommodations at Primrose Place with one queen or one king bed.

Primrose Place is within walking distance of downtown Bar Harbor, Maine and its beautiful waterfront. Acadia National Park is only one mile away.Primrose Place, Bar Harbor, Maine


  • 10 Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Cable TV w/HBO
  • Complimentary Coffee and Tea in Lobby
  • Free Parking
  • Guest Computer and Printer
  • Pillow Top Mattresses
  • Wireless Internet Access

DOG FRIENDLY (Please call for availability!)

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Office: 51 Holland Avenue
Bar Harbor, ME 04609

Phone:
(207) 288-3771